Samantha Parsons

Samantha Parsons The Spruce

Samantha has been writing for The Spruce since 2021. Her free time is often spent vetting and testing products to use personally and professionally.


  • Samantha has worked in the beauty industry for over 7 years.
  • Liberal Arts degree focused on media/communications, psychology, and history.
  • Frequently tests out products for beauty and lifestyle brands.


Samantha’s background includes five years working in a customer-facing role with Sephora, producing articles for Byrdie, and working directly for beauty brands. Her passion lies in researching and recommending products that are expert-approved, effective, and aesthetically pleasing.

When Samantha is not writing, she works for a skincare brand.


Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Studies concentrated in media/communications, psychology, and history from Wesley College.

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Education: Wesley College

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